The Committee on the Status of Women (CSW) announced is accepting nominations for its "Women of Excellence" awards program. This year's program celebrates "women of character, courage and commitment" aligning with the national theme observing Women's History Month.
Nominees will be selected based on their demonstrated courage, vision and commitment to women and their contributions to the betterment of life within the County of Maui.
Five Maui County women will be honored in the following categories: Young Woman of Promise (14-21 years old), Woman of Excellence (21 years and up), Unsung Hero, Honorary Historical Award (posthumous) and Career Achievement.
Nomination forms are available at www.mauicounty.gov/CSW under "Additional Information." The deadline for nominations is 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 7.
Nominees and winners will be recognized during a Women's History Month "Women of Excellence" awards presentation on Thursday, March 27, from 3 to 5 p.m.; location to be announced.
For more information, call (808) 870-0053 or contact CWS member Carol Reimann via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.